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MSU President Reflects on Global Impact Initiative

There is no better advocate for the Global Impact Initiative than Michigan State University President Lou Anna K. Simon. With the backing of the MSU Board of Trustee’s…

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Thankful for Research: MSU Claymation

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Michigan State University student, McKenna Keck, uses claymation to show thanks for world-changing research being conducted by research faculty at MSU.

Meredith Gore

Understanding Illegal Hunting, Better Conservation

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Meredith Gore, an associate professor in the MSU Department of Fisheries and Wildlife has been working in the area of conservation criminology, a joint effort between her department and…

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MSU Study: Diet Could Affect Women’s Blood Pressure

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Two Michigan State University (MSU) researchers have teamed up to take a closer look at how diet may affect the likelihood of developing high blood pressure — also…

Elliot Ryser

Re-Evaluating How Vegetables Are Stored

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

MSU AgBioResearch food scientists Elliot Ryser, Eva Almenar, Janice Harte and Randy Beaudry, together with colleagues from Rutgers University and Ohio State University, are studying the impact and…

Brad Day

Adapting Human Medical Technology to Predict Plant Diseases

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

MSU researchers from human medicine, plant genetics and plant pathology have joined forces to adapt the latest technology for tracking and predicting the next major plant epidemic. Their…

Kimberly Fenn

Sleep Deprivation Linked to False Confessions

Monday, February 8, 2016

Sleep-deprived people are much more likely to sign false confessions than rested individuals, according to a groundbreaking study that has important implications for police interrogation practices. The odds…